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Wednesday, June 9, 2021
William R. Houde-Walter, spouse to Susan Houde-Walter, CEO of LaserMaxDefense and Adjunct Professor of Optical Sciences at the Wyant College, passed away June 7, 2021. The Wyant College sends heartfelt condolences to the family. Visitation will be...
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Welcome to Carol Altizer as the Wyant College’s new Special Assistant to the Dean! We are happy to have Carol join us after eight-years supporting the Department of Neuroscience in the College of Science. Carol is a talented professional with...
Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Congratulations to a Wyant College team on winning one of five awards from the Tech Launch Arizona Software/App Challenge! The award aims to support the development of "software or mobile apps with the goal of bringing them to the public...
Monday, June 7, 2021
Every year, SPIE Members have the opportunity to elect the leadership who will guide the direction of the Society. This year's election includes two candidates for SPIE Vice President, Jennifer Barton of the Wyant College at the University of...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
The Wyant College would like to congratulate all the graduates of Spring 2021! We'd also like to recognize the hard work and achievements of this year's Wyant College Valedictorians. Congratulations, and well done!OSC Undergraduate Student...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Scholarships II-VI Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships The mission of the II-VI Foundation is “to encourage and enable students to pursue a career in engineering, science and mathematics while maintaining a standard of excellence in that...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Wyant College founding dean, Jim Wyant, was recently recognized for outstanding contributions as a leader, educator, and humanitarian by the University of Rochester when the university named him an Honorary Doctor of Science of 2021. Read the...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Congratulations to OSC Ph.D. student, Kira Hart Shanks, recipient of the 2021 SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship. SPIE stated in the press release, "In 2021, the Society is awarding $298,000 in education scholarships to 78...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Twenty Wyant College staff and faculty are being recognized by UArizona for employment anniversaries with the university ranging from ten years to thirty-five years. The university has put together a website and booklet to celebrate these milestones...
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Each spring, the Wyant College of Optical Sciences recognizes incredible students, as nominated by professors and selected by the OSC scholarship committee. We would like to congratulate Dominique "Nikki" Galvez (Outstanding Senior);...